Senior Accountant

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: December 20, 2018
  • Job Order ID: 175362
  • Consultant: Wade Simmons
  • Industry: Finance / Accounting
Senior Accountant


We are currently looking for a Senior Accountant to join a professional and growing, construction company located in the Lower Mainland, BC.

Reporting to the Controller, the Senior Accountant is responsible for developing and implementing Cost Control measures that improve company financial performance and increase profitability as well as performing general accounting functions to support the finance team.

Responsibilities:

  • Collect and analyze financial data as it relates to project, equipment, and overall expenses.
  • Develop and implement cost control measures to streamline accounts payable, subcontractors’ payments, and change order approvals.
  • Analyze current and historical supplier / subcontractor vendor information looking for direct and indirect cost savings through discounts, rebates
  • Prepare financial cost reports
  • Responsible for the effectiveness, efficiency and integrity of the ERP system.
  • Responsible for month end reconciliations including but not limited to banks, corporate credit cards, and fuel cards
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Accounting Designation (CPA/CGA/CMA) would be an asset
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in an accounting environment preferably in the construction, mining or manufacturing sectors
  • Prior experience and knowledge of ERP systems
  • Proficient in MS Office software (Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Superior communications skills required

If this opportunity sounds like it could be the next step in your career, please send us your resume!